About

The Daily Free Press (ISSN 1094-7337), the independent student newspaper at Boston University, is published digitally Monday through Friday and printed on Thursdays monthly during the academic year except during vacation and exam periods, as well as when there aren’t ads to help cover the cost of printing. The paper is published by Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc., a nonprofit Massachusetts corporation operated by Boston University students. The paper was founded May 5, 1970 by BU students.

The Daily Free Press in print is distributed free at about 50 sites on Boston University’s Charles River Campus. Those interested can also sign up for our email newsletter, which is sent each morning with the day’s top headlines.

The Daily Free Press Online (ISSN 1094-5962) has published on the same days as the print edition since January 1996 at http://www.dailyfreepress.com.

For all business inquiries contact the Board of Directors of Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc.  at their respective emails

Print Readership Information

Circulation for publishing days of The Daily Free Press in print is 3,000 issues on Fridays monthly.

Online Readership Information

  • Approximately 129.5K unique views per month

Editorial Board – Fall 2024

Mara Mellits – Editor-in-Chief (editor@dailyfreepress.com)
Andrew DiBiasio – Managing Co-Editor
Siena Griffin – Managing Co-Editor

Campus (news@dailyfreepress.com)

Kayla Baltazar – Campus Co-Editor
Crystal Yormick – Campus Co-Editor

City (city@dailyfreepress.com)

Lauren Albano – City Co-Editor
Samantha Genzer – City Co-Editor

Investigative (investigations@dailyfreepress.com)

Maya Mitchell – Investigative Editor

Sports (sports@dailyfreepress.com)

Chloe Cramutola – Sports Editor

Arts/Community (features@dailyfreepress.com)

Sana Muneer – Arts/Community Editor

Science/Business (biz@dailyfreepress.com)

Macie Parker – Science/Business Editor

Opinion (letters@dailyfreepress.com)

Hailey Pitcher  – Opinion Co-Editor
Addison Schmidt – Opinion Co-Editor

Lifestyle (thefreepblog@gmail.com)

Corinne Davidson – Lifestyle Editor

Photo (photo@dailyfreepress.com)

Holly Gustavsen – Photo Co-Editor
Kate Kotlyar – Photo Co-Editor

Multimedia (multimedia@dailyfreepress.com)

Ali Cook – Multimedia Editor

Documentary 

Leire Garrogerricaechebarria – Documentary Editor

Podcast (podcastdfp@gmail.com)

James Buckser – Podcast Editor

Graphics (layoutdfp@gmail.com)

Lila Baltaxe – Graphics Editor

Layout (layoutdfp@gmail.com)

Lily Bailey – Layout Co-Editor
Aayushi Datta – Layout Co-Editor